19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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19 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  14​h
1
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  10​h 15​min
6
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Venture out of the city with trips to Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Safaris) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove). Spend the 15th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: choose your vessel at Shaolin Junk Cruises, enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and hike along Esplanade Boardwalk.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns holiday builder app .

New Delhi, India to Cairns is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Cairns, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in September: high temperatures in Cairns hover around 33°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
On the 19th (Wed), find something for the whole family at Sea World Theme Park and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction. On the next day, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, kick back and relax at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Gold Coast route planner.

You can fly from Cairns to Gold Coast in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cairns in September: high temperatures in Gold Coast hover around 27°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

4
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip planner .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in September, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

4
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 28th (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, browse the collection at State Library of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online trip maker .

Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in September, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 20°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Parks
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Food Tours
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

1
night
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
On the 29th (Sat), hike along Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park and then hike along The Overland Track. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at Barn Bluff.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park online trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Melbourne to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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The Overland Track ©
The Overland Track
Barn Bluff ©
Barn Bluff
Shadow Lake Circuit Walk ©
Shadow Lake Circuit Walk

2
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, then contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Perth sightseeing planner.

Getting from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Perth by combination of car and flight takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, taxi, and train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Tasmania) (AEST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Perth

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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